Leicester Diabetes Research Centre

Research Team

The Diabetes Research Team - please visit the Leicester diabetes centre website www.leicesterdiabet... Learn More

At the Leicester Diabetes Centre

About Us


For all the latest on Diabetes Research please visit the new Leicester Diabetes Centre (LDC) websit... Learn More

LDC - Our Vision

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Our Vision Our vision of the Leicester Diabetes Centre is to create an entity capable of deliverin... Learn More

Our Researchers

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Our Researchers Diabetes Research at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust constitutes a ... Learn More

Our Partners

The Leicester Diabetes Centre Hosts The South East Midlands Diabetes Research Network (SEM DRN)Th... Learn More

About Diabetes Research UHL

About Diabetes Research UHL Bit of history The Diabetes Research Department at the Leicester Roya... Learn More

Wider Team

The Diabetes Research Team

The wider Support team - Diabetes Research Diabetes Research at the University Hospitals of Leices... Learn More

SEM Diabetes Research Network

About the SEM

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NIHR South East Midlands Diabetes Research Network (SEM DRN) We are hosted by the University Hospi... Learn More

SEM DRN Core Team


SEM DRN Core Team Committed toexpanding diabetes research across the region in bothPrimary andSec... Learn More

Biomedical Research Unit BRU

About BRUs

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NIHR Leicester-Loughborough Diet, lifestyle andphysical activity Biomedical research unit (BRU) W... Learn More

BRU Core Team

Tim Skelton _ bru manager

The Biomedical Research Unit (BRU) Core Team Professor Melanie DaviesBRU DirectorSee Researcher p... Learn More

BRU Research


Biomedical Research Unit (BRU)at the Leicester DiabetesCentre - Background and research ThemesThe ... Learn More

BRU Facilities

Exercise lab UHL

Introducing The New Biomedical Research Unit (BRU)At The Leicester DiabetesCentre The National In... Learn More



National Institute of Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and ... Learn More

Our Achievements

Acheivements so far!TheLeicester Diabetes Self-Assessment Risk Scorehas had a significant impact o... Learn More

Prevention Theme

CLARHC Themes: Prevention Theme Lead -Professor Nigel Brunskill Theme Manager -Dr Philip Shelton ... Learn More

Early Detection

Clarch Theme - Early Detection Theme Lead-Professor Kamlesh KhuntiTheme Manager-Mr Bill O'Leary T... Learn More

Self Management and Education Theme

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Clahrc theme - Self management and Education Theme Lead-Professor Melanie DaviesTheme Manager-Sue... Learn More



Desmond Family

About DESMOND at the LDCThe National DESMOND team are based within the Leicester Diabetes Centre, ... Learn More


DESMOND Research

DESMOND Research projectsThe DESMOND Project continue to be at the forefront in developing Diabete... Learn More

Cardiovascular and Diabetes

Primary Care

Cardiovascular and Diabetes - Primary Care We work closely with the University of Leicester Resea... Learn More

Getting Involved

Patients and Public

Patient and Public Involement (PPI)What is it? PPI covers a range of activities that people can pa... Learn More

Patients at Clinics


Patients - when you attend clinics When you come to the clinic at the hospital you may be asked t... Learn More

Leicestershire Diabetes Focus Group

Leicestershire Diabetes Focus Group The Leicestershire Diabetes Focus Group (LDFG) was established... Learn More

Healthcare Professionals

How to get involved in the SEM Diabetes Research network If you are a GP, someone with diabetes w... Learn More

Current Research

Clinical Research Studies

Clinical research Studies within the Leicester Diabetes Centre The Diabetes Department at the Univ... Learn More


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The ATTEND Study The NHS Health Check programme aims to help prevent heart disease, stroke, diabete... Learn More


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ADDITION(Anglo-Danish-Dutch Study of Intensive Treatment and Complication Prevention in Type 2 Diab... Learn More

Hypo Study

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We are looking for volunteer practices to take part in a research study looking at the frequency o... Learn More


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INTAKE Study 1st December 2014 Obesity is associated with several illnesses, including type 2 diab... Learn More

Let's Prevent Diabetes

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Let's Prevent Diabetes - UpdateThanks to everyone who took at interest in the study, we have recrui... Learn More


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LYDIA Study Impact of Liraglutide on cardiac function and structure in Young adults with Type 2 Di... Learn More



PROPELS – The Promotion Of Physical activity through structured Education with differing Leve... Learn More

Sedentary behaviour

Sedentary behaviourA new study led by the University of Leicester, in association with colleagues a... Learn More


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STEPWISE – a research study to help reduce weight in people with schizophrenia (13 October 20... Learn More

STOP Diabetes

 Volunteer screening

Screening for glucose intolerance and development of a lifestyle education programme for preventio... Learn More


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StructUred eduCation programme to improve Cardiovascular risk in womEn with polycyStic ovary Syndro... Learn More